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Playa Grande

Cabrera, Dominican Republic
+1 809-464-1557
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Awesome beach

Beautiful beach! Very busy on weekends with locals and tourists. Great food and drinks served on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Parksville, Canada
Beautiful beach

Great restaurants on the beach and friendly locals. Cold beers, good fish and happy dogs rule... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Dakar, Senegal
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Cabrera, Dominican Republic
+1 809-464-1557
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful beach! Very busy on weekends with locals and tourists. Great food and drinks served on the beach. Huge waves so difficult for swimming, but great for beginner surfers.

Thank AnaLaRai2014
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Great restaurants on the beach and friendly locals. Cold beers, good fish and happy dogs rule playa grande

Thank ptyjane
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The people that work on this beach are awesome! The beach is beautiful! It's hardly ever crowded. Great waves! Junior is an excellent surf instructor!

Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

As beautiful as this beach is it can be dangerous with the under currents. Please pay attention to the color of flag posted on the beach. The flag (s) are difficult to notice because they are so worn they don't catch your attention when entering...More

4  Thank conniefenwick44
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Visited this beach during an excursion trip booked through the resort we were staying at. We arrived here in the afternoon and had a nice lunch overlooking the beach. After lunch we had over a hour to spend on the beach. The water was crystal...More

Thank IcameIsaw
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I visited this beach for a wedding and they had the rehearsal dinner there. What a great location and the views were spectacular. Bring some bug spray depending on the day and if there is wind or not. But this didn't ruin my experience. Very...More

Thank Josh K
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Staying at the Grand Bahia about 20 mins away in Rio San Juan, we were VERY disappointed with the beach on the resort but Playa Grande saved the day! Soft sand, crystal blue waters, not super busy (we were there during low season in May),...More

Thank Faisal R
Reviewed 19 May 2017

With Caleton VIP tour we spent there almost two hours include swimming and lunch. White send, restless ocean made our stay more excited. the waves were a bit rough that time but it stopped nobody to enjoy swimming.

Thank RusSvet28
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This is the jewel of the area with the widest an longest beach on the North Coast. They are well suited to work with the large number of tourists....and some locals on the weekends. They have all the vendors you could want selling anything you...More

Thank Chilidogtraveler823
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Very nice beach to play in the ocean, with some shopping and drinks nearby. Watch the waves; they are powerful so don't venture out past your waist, even if you are a strong swimmer.

Thank Troy L
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Questions & Answers
3 February 2017|
Response from cps108 | Reviewed this property |
There is only one course near Playa Grande and it is extremely expensive ($400) and is semi private.
14 November 2016|
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Response from Isaac T | Reviewed this property |
Hey Riccotxtr, If you are not a member you are not able to play at this course.
douglaslon r
29 December 2015|
Response from Raven0013 | Reviewed this property |
you want to a hotel or BnB in Cabrera , it's only 10 minutes away and it is cheaper